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Forum: Australia 06-18-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 540
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Thought Walkers Crossing has been closed a couple...

Thought Walkers Crossing has been closed a couple of years now?
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
It ended up being a bit more complicated, but...

It ended up being a bit more complicated, but after a short stint at BNH, the bike's running better than ever :clap:clap

empire, you're a legend mate, thanks for putting me onto Davey. Great...
Forum: Australia 04-22-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 549,447
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Anyone in Melbourne got a sheepskin cover for...

Anyone in Melbourne got a sheepskin cover for sale to suit a weestrom? On a ride at the moment and I've gotta do the run back up the doom and gloom 2up with the missus on Saturday to be home that...
Forum: Australia 03-20-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Yeah that's what the old girl said, can we just...

Yeah that's what the old girl said, can we just up the idle. To be honest I have NFI about fuel injection, apart from figuring that there's a reason it's idling low and stalling, and it's likely a...
Forum: Australia 03-20-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Thanks mate, sounds like the go! I've got a...

Thanks mate, sounds like the go! I've got a manual, but right now I'm doing 80hr weeks at work and don't have the time to stuff with it. It's also the missus' daily ride so need to get it sorted....
Forum: Australia 03-19-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Good Suzuki workshop in Sydney?

Missus' '08 GSR600 is stalling on deceleration into neutral, aside from throwing a set of plugs at it, I have NFI where to start so want a decent mechanic to have a look at it, maybe do valve...
Forum: Australia 12-26-2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,886
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Mate that argument can be applied to bikes too....

Mate that argument can be applied to bikes too. If you spent your days mustering on a 250 chook chaser, chances are you wouldn't want to jump on your bike and cross the Simmo on your time off!

I...
Forum: Australia 12-10-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,886
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
:rofl:rofl:rofl Interesting hearing the...

:rofl:rofl:rofl

Interesting hearing the opinion of 4WDers. In the same way that I could say adventure riders are a bunch of silly fat old bastards who put themselves at risk by riding into remote...
Forum: Australia 10-29-2013, 01:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,801
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Go the mighty Dommies! My RD02 was my first...

Go the mighty Dommies!

My RD02 was my first real ADV bike, after a DRZe I bought off a bloke on here.

Pulled it off the road temporarily to do valve stem seals, unfortunately it was my first...
Forum: Australia 10-21-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 7,247
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Rough justice my arse. They WILL get off...

Rough justice my arse.

They WILL get off scot-free. Thank the bleeding-heart libertarians for that.

If they are punished at all I will eat my words. But they'll cry about how daddy didn't hug...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-20-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 2,101
Views: 540,880
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Sorry if that image is too big, uploaded and...

Sorry if that image is too big, uploaded and posted off my phone and I've got fat fingers.
Forum: Old's Cool 09-20-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2,101
Views: 540,880
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Good advice on the oil! Here's a pic of my 86...

Good advice on the oil! Here's a pic of my 86 250L as mentioned on the previous page. So far this bike has cost me:
Purchase pice: $550
New oil from the garage shelf: $0
Tank of fresh 98 to get it...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-17-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2,101
Views: 540,880
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
The VIN says XL250R I'm certain, but I'll double...

The VIN says XL250R I'm certain, but I'll double check that one tonight out of interest. It's a disc front with steel tank and battery (do the XRs have batteries?)
Forum: Old's Cool 09-17-2013, 03:57 AM
Replies: 2,101
Views: 540,880
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
You little ripper! On a complete whim I...

You little ripper!

On a complete whim I bought a 1986 dual carb XR250L the other day for $550. Brakes seemed a bit iffy, and it would die at anything over 2/3 throttle but apart from that it ran...
Forum: Australia 09-03-2013, 05:34 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,548
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Thread bump! Calling all KDX heads... Will a...

Thread bump! Calling all KDX heads...

Will a H cylinder fit an E bottom end? Reason I'm asking is my 1990 KDX200 is coming home after a couple of years as a semi-basket case that I swapped a mate...
Forum: Australia 07-03-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,998
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
The run up the dog fence from Silverton is an...

The run up the dog fence from Silverton is an absolute pearler, never done it on a bike but done it a couple of times in the 4WDs and it's one of my favourite runs. Lots of scenery/terrain changes,...
Forum: Australia 06-12-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 682
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Walkers Crossing has been closed for a couple of...

Walkers Crossing has been closed for a couple of years now unfortunately and by all reports not looking like opening any time soon. Someone might be able to chime in with updated info though. We did...
Forum: Australia 03-03-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,416
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Thanks Ock. We do this stuff for a living and are...

Thanks Ock. We do this stuff for a living and are pretty well practiced. And yep his missus was in the car when he jumped in, somehow when I first got out to the car she'd managed to quickly get out...
Forum: Australia 03-03-2013, 02:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,416
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
:rofl all good, I am the first to joke about my...

:rofl all good, I am the first to joke about my lack of hair! Nice to meet you, let's make it at a more relaxed pace next time orright? And thanks for keeping an eye out.

Ya right about the being...
Forum: Australia 03-03-2013, 01:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,416
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Easy to say that from the comfort of a computer...

Easy to say that from the comfort of a computer screen. I've seen plenty of pics and videos on here of blokes putting bikes into situations I would balk at, do they all deserve to have their bikes...
Forum: Australia 03-03-2013, 01:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,416
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Wow, small world! I am the bloke in the black...

Wow, small world! I am the bloke in the black shirt in the water. The owner is indeed new to the area, it was the first time we had taken him out 4WDing. We were doing the same as you, went for a...
Forum: Australia 02-21-2013, 06:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 931
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Sounds like fun, the stars seem to be aligning...

Sounds like fun, the stars seem to be aligning and I think I have the time free. I've got a better chance of a day trip than an overnighter, need the Saturday to work on the 4WD for an impending big...
Forum: Australia 01-29-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
There's a big thing we can do. Be at the protest...

There's a big thing we can do. Be at the protest rally this weekend. 9am, Pitt St Reserve, Stockton followed by a convoy out west and down the F3, and then out to Cessnock Showgrounds. I'm heavily...
Forum: Australia 12-16-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,994
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Might or might not be the case with this pub but...

Might or might not be the case with this pub but mining and a mostly transient workforce seem to be causing the high prices for pub accomodation. Did a run out west with some mates (in the 4WDs this...
Forum: Australia 10-09-2012, 04:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Was actually planning this exact trip but got a...

Was actually planning this exact trip but got a fortnight away for work a week later so no go anymore. Have a blast.
Forum: Australia 10-09-2012, 02:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Might be interested in this. ...

Might be interested in this.

http://www.4wdaction.com.au/articles/2010/adventure-way
Forum: Australia 08-28-2012, 06:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,378
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Good hustle, I'm going to go see it at Broadway.

Good hustle, I'm going to go see it at Broadway.
Forum: Australia 08-28-2012, 04:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,077
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
No doubt this is all just a misunderstanding but...

No doubt this is all just a misunderstanding but with an address a couple of the local blokes might be able to even pay a visit.

I'm sure someone wants to see these awesome shiney new parts he...
Forum: Australia 08-21-2012, 04:59 AM
Replies: 2,675
Views: 439,000
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Cheers mate. Back on topic, this: ...

Cheers mate.

Back on topic, this:
http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/bass-hill/motorcycles/drz-400-2010/1002093173
Seems too cheap for my liking. A more sinister bloke than me would worry that it...
Forum: Australia 08-21-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 2,675
Views: 439,000
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Copy that, I did notice when looking closer that...

Copy that, I did notice when looking closer that it was nicely worn in the centre.

I figured the bloke was like me, hopped off his bike and walked it around corners :rofl

GSD you have a PM mate!
Forum: Australia 08-21-2012, 04:16 AM
Replies: 2,675
Views: 439,000
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Don't laugh, I'd take you up on that except I...

Don't laugh, I'd take you up on that except I think they're the wrong size! Well, minus the ride part, as much as I'd like to. my folks are at Inskip Pt at the moment on holidays...
Forum: Australia 08-21-2012, 04:08 AM
Replies: 2,675
Views: 439,000
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
And of course, by 'certain I aint gonna buy...

And of course, by 'certain I aint gonna buy them', I do of course mean 'certain I will end up being a cheapskate'.

Just wanted to make that clear.
Forum: Australia 08-21-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 2,675
Views: 439,000
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Second-hand tyres on ebay

Dunno if this has been covered before, but any input on all the second-hand Tourances on ebay? They're claiming 50-60% tread for about $50ea.

Now I don't particularly like the idea of second-hand...
Forum: Australia 08-19-2012, 01:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,863
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Hey mate, stoked to hear that you found the bike!...

Hey mate, stoked to hear that you found the bike!

Can I ask how you found it? The missus' DRZ-SM was pinched about a month or so ago and was never seen again.

I have a crowbar that's just...
Forum: Australia 08-16-2012, 05:17 AM
Replies: 2,675
Views: 439,000
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Not mine but someone might be interested. ...

Not mine but someone might be interested.

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/bondi/motorcycles/dr-500-suzuki-enduro/1005689829
Forum: Australia 08-10-2012, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
I'm definitely no expert but I would say that...

I'm definitely no expert but I would say that it'd be like a lot of cars and bikes - they've only got anti-smog gear when sold in L.A.
Forum: Australia 07-29-2012, 03:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,961
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Yeah mate, Blacksmiths Beach at Swansea. Bloody...

Yeah mate, Blacksmiths Beach at Swansea. Bloody soft, not really ever much in the way of 'hard' low tide sand. Lots of tracks up through the dunes that buck up, down, left, right, etc. Head in behind...
Forum: Australia 07-22-2012, 11:11 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 25,206
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Didn't realise that bloke had finished rebuilding...

Didn't realise that bloke had finished rebuilding his DT already :rofl
Forum: Australia 07-20-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,477
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Thanks for the sympathy, but it could be worse....

Thanks for the sympathy, but it could be worse. Still breathing! And there's still beer in the fridge...
Forum: Australia 07-19-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,477
Posted By Fatguts McCantRide
Oh and within the same week my f****n 4WD spat...

Oh and within the same week my f****n 4WD spat another head gasket after having them both done before Christmas.

When it rains it pours :freaky
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